PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS) - CONTINUED
NOT FULLY MISSION
g. Check battery cable grommets for
dry rot and loose or missing condi-
h. Check electrolyte level. Electrolyte h. Electrolyte level is low.
must be to bottom of filler openings.
i. Notify Organizational Maintenance
of any problems noted.
a. Check ROPS for loose, damaged, or a. Loose, damaged, or missing
missing mounting hardware. Notify
mounting hardware is
Organizational Maintenance to
retorque/ replace mounting hard-
b. Check ROPS for any signs of crack- b. Any signs of damage or
ing in base metal or welded areas.
cracked welds are noted.
a. Check for loose or missing lug nuts a. Two or more lug nuts are
or valve stem caps. Notify Organi-
missing or valve stem is
zational Maintenance if lug nuts are
Operating machine with underinflated or defective tire may lead
to tire failure and loss of traction or control. Damage to equip-
ment or injury to personnel may result.
If tire pressure is 0 psi (0 kPa), DO NOT inflate. Notify Organi-
zational Maintenance. Failure to follow this warning may cause
injury or death to personnel.
b. Park machine so that valve stem is
at 9 o'clock or 3 o'clock.
c. Clean area around valve stem, then
remove valve stem cap.
d. Check air pressure in each tire with
should be 70 psi (483 kPa) for front
tires and 40 psi (276 kPa) for rear